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The Dream of Reason: American Consciousness and Cultural Achievement from Independence to the Civil War.

The Dream of Reason

London: Edward Arnold; New York: St Martin’s Press, 1977. xi, 397 pp.; 67 pls, bibliography, index.

Halfway to Revolution: Investigation and Crisis in the Work of Henry Adams, William James, and Gertrude Stein.

Halfway To Revolution

New Haven, CT and London: Yale University Press, 1991. x, 509 pp.; bibliography, index.

Out of Dissent, A Study of Five Contemporary British Poets.

Out Of Dissent

London: Talus Editions, 1997. 584 pp.; bibliography, index.

Holding the Line: Selected Essays in American Literature and Culture.

Holding The Line

Bern: Peter Lang, 2009. 350 pp.; bibliography, index.

The Century’s Midnight:
Dissenting European and American Writers in the era of the Second World War.

The Centurys Midnight

Oxford: Peter Lang, 2010. 607 pp.; bibliography, index.


Clearing the Distance: Poems 1974–1978.

Clearing The Distance

Leamington: Arts Co-operative, 1978.

The Range Taken: Poems 1979-1982.

The Range Taken

Leamington: Atlantic Cedar Press, 1985.

Shifts in Undreamt Time

Shifts In Undreamt Time

Pictures after Poussin

Pictures After Pousin

Lingerings of the Large Day

Lingerings Of The Large Day